Major work stoppages accounted for 2.7 million lost workdays last year, according to a report from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Company will lease the Warrior River Steel facility beginning in the summer of 2007.
The U.S. economy grew at a much slower pace than first thought in the fourth quarter, weighed down in part by slower spending by businesses.
Workers stage work stoppages to protest the cuts.
If At First You Don’t Succeed: Arkansas, Tennessee Still Looking For Industrial Development After Toyota LossFebruary 27, 2007 8:17 am | News | Comments
Both states expressed disappointment after being passed over for Mississippi, both plan to continue with development efforts.
In April 2006, over 1,100 workers were arrested by the DHS at more than 40 IFCO Systems' sites in 26 states.
While the U.S. manufacturing industry may be getting squeezed by a cooling economy, employers are expected to increase hiring in the coming weeks.
Ingersoll-Rand sells its Pennsylvania business for $1.3 billion.
In an increasingly competitive environment, organizations must innovate to find opportunities to improve their productivity and reduce total cost. Initiatives that consider all aspects of process improvement and waste reduction will find the greatest level of success in improving efficiency.
Tupelo area beats out sites in Tennesse and Arkansas.
Intel will invest up to $1.5 billion in its Rio Rancho, N.M., site to begin production in its 45 nanometer
Increase for capital and maintenance estimated at 20 percent, according to Industrial Info Resources.
Starting operations in a foreign country can be a harrowing experience. Unfamiliar regulations, politics and currencies are just some of the things to worry about. But for one company, finding skilled employees south of the border was not an issue.
GAO says Air Force should reopen talks with all competitors.
Con-Agra's salmonella-tainted peanut butter recalled in 60 countries on three other continents and islands in the Caribbean and the Pacific.
Nineteen non-profit and educational organizations have been selected to receive grants to teach students about manufacturing and engineering.
TXU deal could mark increase in environmental considerations.
Report for EU shows China is lax in R&D, has unfair advantage over European companies.
Pilot will monitor work-in-process at Michigan manufacturing plant.
Selloff comes after major index hit a record on Monday.